DEFINITION OF TERMS
1.4. “Charge” is a fee paid by the Users in order to get a fixed-term (daily, weekly, monthly, annual, etc.) subscription for downloading Papers which can be downloaded only on a paid basis. The Charge is the same for all our registered Users.
1.5. “Code” is any computer language used for the creation of the Mobile app.
1.8. “Paper” is an academic paper of any type (essay, research paper, case study, book review, lab report, assignment, etc.) uploaded by StudentShare Ltd. and displayed on the Mobile app.
1.9. “Services by Subscription” shall mean a chargeable service, performed by StudentShare Ltd., its agents, affiliated and authorized persons for the benefit of the Users that allow Users to receive non-limited access to download and use of the Papers* in connection with their use of the Mobile app and provision of access to the Mobile app Papers Database, in order to review, download, as well as search Papers in Mobile app Papers Database within such a fixed-term (period of time is specified in the title of each Subscription).
* non-limited access to download and use of the Papers in Mobile app Papers Database is not absolute. There are limitations for each fixed-term Subscription that does not affect You. Such limitations are necessary to protect the content of Website Paper Database against illegal actions of the third parties that can infringe Intellectual Property rights. If You achieve such downloading limits, you can contact our User Support Service by sending the respective request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.11. "Visitor" is any person visiting the Mobile app who is not a registered User.
1.12. Words denoting the masculine gender shall include the feminine and neuter genders and vice versa. Words denoting the singular shall include the plural and vice versa.
GENERAL PROVISIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
2.4. Be aware that at some point StudentShare Ltd. may wish to update the Mobile app. The Mobile app is currently available for Android and iOS – the requirements for both systems (and for any additional systems we decide to extend the availability of the app to) may change, and You will need to download the updates if You want to keep using the Mobile app., StudentShare Ltd. does not promise that it will always update the Mobile app so that it is relevant to You and/or works with the iOS/Android version that You have installed on its device. However, You promise to always accept updates to the application when offered to You. We may also wish to stop providing the Mobile app, and may terminate the use of it at any time without giving notice of termination to You.
2.8. StudentShare Ltd. may at any time, without notifying the Users, make any changes to the Services by Subscription which are necessary to comply with any safety or other statutory requirements or which do not materially affect the nature or quality of the Services by Subscription.
2.9. StudentShare Ltd. grants to the Users a limited license to access and view samples of the Papers displayed on the Mobile app but not to download the same until the Users have registered and paid the Charges according to the instructions on the Mobile app.
3.1. The ability to make full use of the Mobile app, including downloading the Papers, asking and responding to questions on the Mobile app is available to Mobile app Visitors after registration as a Mobile app User (registration of User account).
3.3. StudentShare Ltd. does not charge a fee for User registration on the Mobile app.
3.4. Only persons who are at least 18 years old and can enter into binding arrangements in accordance with applicable laws are allowed to register on the Mobile app and receive the right to use the Services by Subscription and the Mobile app.
3.6. Persons under 18 years old may use the Services by Subscription and the Mobile app only with the permission and under the supervision of their parents, legal guardians or trustees who are at least 18 years old. At the same time, the fully responsible Users will be such parents, legal guardians or trustees.
3.7. StudentShare Ltd. shall be entitled, at its sole discretion, to deny the User access to the Mobile app and the Services by Subscription, as well as to change/set the eligibility criteria for Users at any time.
3.8. By registering on the Mobile app You agree to provide true, accurate, current and most complete information which may be requested on the Mobile app, including, but not limited to, a valid e-mail address and payment details. You agree to regularly update such information in order to ensure its relevance.
3.9. After registration, the User will be assigned an account on the Mobile app. When creating an account, a username and a password to access the Mobile app under such user account will be set. The User’s registered email address will be used as a username to access his account on the Mobile app. The password can be set by the User at his sole discretion.
3.10. The User is fully responsible for security, confidentiality, and safekeeping of his username and password and for all User’s activities and damage caused by improper storage of such data, their unauthorized use, and for any consequences, which resulted or could have resulted from their use in such a manner. In case of infringement of the confidentiality of the User’s username and password, and any unauthorized use of his username and password, the User is required to notify the Mobile app Users Support Service at email@example.com immediately.
3.11. The User agrees that StudentShare Ltd. cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by the User’s failure to maintain the confidentiality of his username and password. The User agrees not to permit the disclosure of his username and password to third parties, except StudentShare Ltd., without the written permission of StudentShare.org.
3.12. The User shall be fully responsible for the transfer of rights and access to his account on the Mobile app to third parties that are not related to StudentShare Ltd. The User will be responsible for all acts committed with the use of his account, username, and password.
3.13. StudentShare Ltd. reserves the right to freeze and/or delete uncommitted and inactive user accounts at its sole discretion after 12 months since the last authorization of such account at the Mobile app. StudentShare Ltd. shall not be liable for failure to provide the Services by Subscription and access to the Mobile app to Users whose account has been frozen or deleted.
3.14. If the User provides false or incomplete information or StudentShare Ltd. has a reason to believe that the information he provided is false, inaccurate or deliberately untrue, StudentShare Ltd. shall be entitled to freeze and/or delete the User’s account unilaterally, and deny his use of the Services by Subscription and Mobile app.
3.16. The Papers uploaded by You should not contain information offensive to third parties, any materials which are obscene, discriminatory, illegal, containing hatred, threats or provocations, calls for violence, violating copyrights of others or material which is misleading or encourages any unlawful action or supports any unlawful or immoral actions.
3.18.StudentShare Ltd. shall be entitled to disclose the User's identity to third parties appealing that any material/content posted by such Users in any way violate the intellectual property rights or the right to privacy of such third parties.
3.19. The User shall be personally responsible for any materials/content posted by him or by using his User account on the Mobile app, any information he provides to the other Visitors and Users as well as for his interactions with such persons.
4.1. The User shall be personally responsible for his actions with respect to the Mobile app and other Users, as well as data, text, information, content, and links to external resources posted by the User on the Mobile app.
4.3. Acting as a User, You agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.
4.4. StudentShare Ltd. shall be entitled to use all available means to protect its rights and interests, including, but not limited to, suspend the posting of Papers or delete the posted Papers, materials or content related to such Papers without prior notice; temporarily freeze or delete the Users account, prohibit their access to the Mobile app and take the technical and legal actions to deny the User’s access to the Mobile app and providing of Services in the event of:
not to send unsolicited, intrusive messages, spam, "chain letters", etc. to StudentShare.org and Users;
not to modify or hack the Mobile app or other online resources to misguide someone about the reference of such resources to the Mobile app, their connection with the Mobile app and/or StudentShare Ltd.;
not to commit actions of unauthorized copying, modification, use of materials and content posted on the Mobile app;
not to perform unauthorized actions for collection, storage, use or disclosure of Users’ personal information obtained by the User when using the Mobile app or as a result of uploading Papers or obtaining Services;
not to take any actions which may lead to the liability of StudentShare Ltd. towards any party or which may cause a suspension or termination of services offered by third parties to StudentShare Ltd. or Mobile app Users;
not to interfere with the Mobile app operation, Services available therein and other Users’ accounts;
not to transfer or sell anyone your account on the Mobile app or username and password to access the Mobile app without the consent of StudentShare Ltd.;
not to register on the Mobile app under another username and password, already being a registered User of the Mobile app;
not to duplicate the posting of Papers already uploaded to the Mobile app;
not to use, apply or implement on the Mobile app or in respect of the Mobile app, StudentShare Ltd., Services, other Users any malicious software, including, but not limited to, worms, viruses, Trojans, logic bombs and other means which could harm or be technologically dangerous for the Mobile app or the abovementioned persons;
not to attempt unauthorized access to the Mobile app or the servers on which it is hosted, or any other servers, computers or database, other equipment, and technological tools related to the Mobile app;
not to perform DoS-attacks and DDOS-attacks on the Mobile app and/or Users’ pages;
not to scan or test the vulnerability of Mobile app or any network connected to the Mobile App;
4.6. The abovementioned actions can be qualified as an offense entailing the punishment and sanctions provided for by law. In the case of such violations, StudentShare Ltd. will be forced to apply to the competent authorities to enforce its rights and interests, as well as the rights and interests of the Users of the Mobile app. In case of the above actions, such User’s right to use the Mobile app and Services by Subscription will be discontinued, and StudentShare Ltd. will be entitled to disclose the User’s personal data and information to the competent authorities and persons as provided for by the applicable laws.
USE OF MOBILE APP
5.1. No access to the Mobile app for the full viewing and downloading of the Papers shall be allowed until the User has paid the Charges in full.
5.2. The Charges for each fixed-time Service by Subscription can be paid by credit/debit card or PayPal according to the instructions on the Mobile app.
5.3. By using the Mobile app, You receive Services by Subscription during the fixed-term period that shall allow You to download and use a non-limited number of Papers from our Mobile app Papers Database by Your own decision. You can choose the best relevant Papers in our Mobile app Papers Database.
We grant you with the right to choose any Paper in our Mobile app Papers Database that You believe meet your best expectations, needs, and purposes. If You are faced with difficulties in finding the most relevant Paper, You can ask User Support Service team to assist You by sending a relevant request to the User Support Service at firstname.lastname@example.org. Such a request is free of any charge.
Please note that You shall not have a right to a refund if You have downloaded at least 1 (one) Paper for Charge during use of Services by Subscription. All Papers in Mobile app Papers Database that are free of Charge are marked as “Free”.
5.4. While Your fixed-term Services by Subscription is valid, You are allowed to download new Papers and those Papers that were previously downloaded by You from our Mobile app Papers Database. Upon termination of fixed-term Services by Subscription, We shall clear all history of Papers downloaded by You from our Mobile app Papers Database during the fixed-term Services by Subscription and those Papers shall become inaccessible for re-downloading.
5.5. Services by Subscription cannot be renewed automatically. To renew the access to our Mobile app Papers Database and to download Papers from our Mobile app Papers Database, You should buy new Services by Subscription. For the purpose herein, re-downloading of Papers shall mean the Services by Subscription provided for You in full scope even if You have previously downloaded Papers from our Mobile app Papers Database within the term of validity of another fixed-term Service by Subscription.
5.6. Following registration on the Website, the Users receive a right to upload their own Papers to the Website Papers database.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
6.2. Copyright in any Code used in the provision of the Services by Subscription or the Mobile app shall remain the property of StudentShare Ltd. but StudentShare Ltd. shall grant to the Users a non-assignable non-exclusive license to use the Code for the purpose of using the Services by Subscription and the Mobile app but for no other purpose provided the Users keeps intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. In addition to the above provisions, any reproduction or redistribution of the Papers and /or Code is expressly prohibited by law and copying, or reproduction of the Papers and/or Code to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is expressly prohibited.
WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY
7.3. StudentShare Ltd. is committed to ensuring that the Mobile app is as useful and efficient as possible. For that reason, StudentShare Ltd. reserves the right to make changes to the Mobile app or to charge for its services, at any time and for any reason. StudentShare.org will never charge You for the Mobile app or its services without making it very clear to You exactly what You’re paying for.
7.4. StudentShare Ltd. shall not be responsible for the outcome of any use by the Users of the Papers.
7.5. StudentShare Ltd. does not warrant that the Services by Subscription will remain fully operational at all times and will not be affected by malicious attacks, viruses, and denial of service attacks.
7.6.StudentShare Ltd. gives no warranty for the quality, reliability or service of any third party service provider (if any) and does not warrant that the Services by Subscription and the operation of the Mobile app will be uninterrupted or without error.
7.8. StudentShare Ltd. cannot guarantee that correction of any error or problem will be provided with any specific timescale but where StudentShare Ltd. estimates that any correction will take more than 2 working days it will provide, where reasonably practicable a workaround or patch.
7.9. StudentShare Ltd. shall not be liable to the Users or deemed to be in breach of the Agreement because of the Mobile app going down for less than 3 days in any month. If the Mobile app was to go down for more than 3 days during any month then the number of days during which the Mobile app was interrupted up to a maximum of 5 will be added manually to the end of the period for which the User has paid for access to the Mobile app and requested an extension by mail.
7.10. StudentShare Ltd. shall not be liable to the Users or deemed to be in breach of the Agreement by reason of any delay in performing or failure to perform any of the StudentShare’s Ltd. obligations in relation to the Services if the delay or failure was due to any cause beyond the StudentShare’s Ltd. reasonable control.
7.11. StudentShare Ltd. cannot guarantee accuracy, thoroughness, and appropriateness of any information or Paper offered on this Mobile app. StudentShare.org cannot provide any guarantees that the Paper will match your purposes or meet your expectations in full. We also do not assume responsibility for any errors which may occur in Papers and materials that You download from the Mobile app.
7.13. StudentShare Ltd. does not offer any advice on the merits or suitability of Papers and no view, or statement or thought expressed by StudentShare Ltd., or its employees or contractors shall be construed as such by the User. StudentShare Ltd. or its employees, or contractors only provides information about the Papers and does not advise Users.
8.2. In some cases, there may be disputes between the Users and StudentShare Ltd. The Users shall take all feasible and reasonable steps for dispute settlement using the tools and contacts available on the Mobile app.
8.3. Dispute case can be transferred by the Users to the Mobile app User Support Service at email@example.com.
8.5. The Mobile app User Support Service may consider only those disputes which are related to the Services and Papers available on the Mobile app.
Last amended on May 11, 2018